Liam Fox

Conservative MP for North Somerset

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Investigations into the Iraq War

A number of votes were held relating to holding investigations into the US led invasion of Iraq in 2003.

Photo: UK Ministry of Defence

Liam Fox generally voted for investigations into the Iraq war

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

Key votes about investigations into the Iraq war:

  • On 30 Nov 2016: Liam Fox voted against an investigation into the contrast between public statements and private actions in the run up to the Iraq war. Show vote
  • On 24 Jun 2009: Liam Fox voted against welcoming an inquiry into the Iraq war and against commending the proposal to hold as much of it as possible in public. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2009: Liam Fox voted for an inquiry into the Iraq war by an independent committee of privy counsellors. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2009: Liam Fox voted against a motion saying a time will come when a further inquiry into the Iraq war is appropriate but that time hasn't been reached yet. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2008: Liam Fox was absent for a vote on Iraq Inquiry — Call rejected Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2008: Liam Fox was absent for a vote on Iraq Inquiry — Not the right time Show vote
  • On 11 Jun 2007: Liam Fox was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Iraq Inquiry Show vote
  • On 11 Jun 2007: Liam Fox was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Iraq Inquiry Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2006: Liam Fox voted for an inquiry into the Iraq war by a select committee of Privy Counsellors. Show vote
  • On 31 Oct 2006: Liam Fox voted for a further inquiry into the war in Iraq. Show vote
  • On 9 Mar 2004: Liam Fox voted for the publication of the Attorney-General's advice on the legality of the war in Iraq. Show vote
  • On 22 Oct 2003: Liam Fox voted for a comprehensive independent judicial inquiry into the Iraq war. Show vote
  • On 22 Oct 2003: Liam Fox voted in favour of a further inquiry into the war in Iraq. Show vote
  • On 16 Jul 2003: Liam Fox was absent for a vote on Iraq — Foreign Affairs Committee Report Show vote
  • On 4 Jun 2003: Liam Fox was absent for a vote on Iraq — Weapons of Mass Destruction Inquiry Show vote

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